Happy Thanksgiving from With the Barretts


A day to focus on those people and times that bring you happiness – the things for which you are grateful. A day to share, if not in person, then at least in spirit. From pizza and tea (it doesn’t have to be turkey and dressing) to quiet contemplation of gratitude to breaking bread with […]

November 21, 2018

Rheinfall in Switzerland – Travel Lagniappe

Lagniappe, Travel

Lao Tzu was dead-on when he said, “A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.” So, when during an atypical (for the Barretts, anyway) driving trip in Europe we saw some signs for Rheinfall in Switzerland (which, by the way, is the largest waterfall in Europe, according to both the […]

September 12, 2018

Gaudi Casa Mila or “La Pedrera” Lagniappe

Lagniappe, Travel

This lagniappe post is a visit to the rooftop of the Gaudi Casa Mila or “La Pedrera” in Barcelona. You might remember the post that we did back in February 2017 featuring Gaudi’s Park Guell. You can find it here. Rebecca at Artsy found it and reached out to us after reading the post Here at […]

January 14, 2018